• Judge Sentences 24-year-old Homicide Defendant To Life Plus 22 Years in Prison
    Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Kendra Y. Ausby sentenced 24-year-old Danjuan McBride to life in prison for the murder of Tavonte Briggs.  On March 21, the defendant was found guilty of first-degree murder, second-degree murder, the use of a firearm during a violent crime, and the possession of a firearm with a prior felony conviction….
  • Circuit Court Backlog of Cases
    Baltimore Witness keeps track of the backlog of felony and misdemeanor cases at the Baltimore City Circuit Court on a monthly basis.
  • Neighborhood Breakdown of 2022 Homicides & Non-Fatal Shootings
    This map depicts both non-fatal shootings and homicides in Baltimore City neighborhoods from June 1-12. 
  • Victims of Homicides, Non-Fatal Shootings in 2022
    Baltimore Witness has tracked every homicide and non-fatal shooting victim so far this year. As of June 12, Baltimore Witness reported 152 homicides and 297 non-fatal shootings this year. Only 26 arrests have been made in homicide investigations, with 28 arrests in non-fatal shooting cases. Between June 1 and June 12, there have been 13…
  • Homicides and Non-Fatal Shootings in June
    The map shows the number of homicides and non-fatal shootings cases from June 1-June 12 by location.
  • Non-Fatal Shootings Up, Homicides Down in May
    Despite a modest decline in homicides in May, Baltimore City had the most non-fatal shootings last month so far in 2022. There were 16 more non-fatal shootings in May than there were in the prior month, increasing from 48 to 64. However, there were eight less homicides last month with a decrease from 32 to…